Hi Loves! So since September ends tomorrow – I wanted to check in with a No-Spendtember Update. I didn’t make it.
I did sort of set myself up to fail a tiny bit. I had previously planned a girls afternoon with two of my best college friends at a winery. After a brief tasting and lunch… I ended up buying 2 bottles of wine for the holidays. Continue reading
It’s time for a no-buy month. First of all, my spending in August got a bit crazy with birthday coupons and discounts.
In September, it’s time to reel it in. I do have a girls day planned, but that should cost less than $30 and I’ll set the money aside before September starts.
Hey Loves! We are half through NO Spendtember!! I thought I’d share an update on how things were going. I’m doing pretty good but its hard at times.
So – OMG – the challenge is real y’all! I am so tempted every day by emails about sales. I’ve gone to just deleting them, I don’t even open them. The temptation is so hard for me but so far – no online purchases for myself/personal use. Continue reading
Hi Loves! So I mentioned Dave Ramsey before but I really do like his style and find him inspiring when it comes to money. This is sort of a mashup of his idea and one I’ve gotten from another financial guy I like Adam Carroll.
Adam suggests tracking your money on a notepad you carry everywhere. Dave suggests making a budget and tracking your spending there. This is my take on the two. And it seems to be working for me! Continue reading
Its officially NO SPENDTEMBER!! I’m not going to lie – I’m excited about this one.
It’s been about a year since I did my last legitimate no-buy month. The beauty of a no-buy month is they are custom to the people doing them.